Victor Vasarely 1985 Op Art Jolie Bracelet In Sterling With Nacre And Black Enamel
An Op-art Jolie bracelet designed by Victor Vasarely (1906-1997).
Beautiful wearable piece of art, created in London England by the Op-art artist Victor Vasarely. This stunning sculptural bracelet has been carefully crafted in solid .925/.999 sterling silver and is suited with a double push security lock.
The design is composed by 7 circular elements attached together by flexibles invisible hinges. The main central element is mounted with an iridescent white nacre and all of them are embellished with a geometric design made up by applications of black enamel.
Has a total weight of 74.6 Grams and a lenght of 6.25 Inches (16 Cm). The widest measure in the center is 40 mm (1.57 Inches).
Stamped at the reverse, with the maker's mark, the silver assay hallmark, the edition number and signed, "VASARELY 49/250 STERLING ENGLAND CFA".
Victor Vasarely, 1905-1997 was a Hungarian-French artist, who is widely accepted as a "grandfather" and leader of the Op-art movement. His work entitled Zebra, created in 1937, is considered by some to be one of the earliest examples of Op-art.
Literature: From Picasso to Jeff Koons: The Artist as Jeweler, Venet, pg. 65 illustrates similar example.
Provenance: Circle of Fine Art Gallery, from an authorized edition of 250 pieces, A private collection in New York, USA.
Note: Very rare piece. Vasarely only produced 4 pieces of jewelry, and this is the only bracelet made.
Collateral: It is accompanied by a presentation jewelry box.
Condition: The overall condition of this bracelet is excellent. Beside the little normal wear, there is no damage to the silver. This piece has been carefully inspected to guarantee the condition and authenticity.
INVENTORY REF: B0000TAEN/.1111